Julie Lerman is a Microsoft Regional Director and a long-time Microsoft MVP. She makes her living as a software coach and consultant to software teams around the world.
You can find Julie presenting on Entity Framework, Domain-Driven Design and other fun topics at user groups and conferences around the world. Julie blogs at thedatafarm.com/blog, is the author of the highly acclaimed “Programming Entity Framework” books, the MSDN Magazine Data Points column and popular videos on Pluralsight.com.
Entity Framework half-heartedly supported DDD patterns. But the new-from-scratch EF Core has brought new hope for DDD practitioners to be able to map their DDD designed domain classes to a database without making so many concessions that a separate data model was needed. EF Core 2 is very DDD friendly even supporting things like fully encapsulated collections, backing fields and the return of support for value objects. In this hands on workshop you’ll work with well-designed aggregates and explore how far EF Core 2 goes to act as the data model between your domain classes and your data store. Read more...
Author of “Domain-Driven Design”
Discerner of the Code
Inventor of EventStorming
Serial DDD Advocate
Web App Developer & Designer
Distributed Systems and Stuff
Event-Driven Model Enthusiast